The Docket & Calendar Department has an immediate opening for a Docket & Calendar Clerk with a minimum of 2 years’ experience. Qualified candidates must have strong knowledge of State and Federal Rules of Civil Procedure using an automated system, preferably Compulaw.
Primary responsibilities for this position include analyzing and reviewing all documents; discerning the pertinent information and entering the required information into the docketing database, assisting with double-checking/reviewing docket entries for consistency and accuracy, as well as processing matter intakes, and conducting research on numerous resource guides, legal handbooks, and various court websites.
Successful candidate must be very detail oriented and professional, a strong work ethic, work independently, and take initiative in a very busy department. Must be able to respond to department emails and phone inquiries from attorneys, secretaries, and paralegals regarding matter calendars and court procedures. Must be very flexible and adaptable to changing department procedures when necessary.
Computer knowledge required with typing speed of 45+ wpm, accuracy is essential. Punctuality and good attendance are very important. Occasional overtime is required.
Submit your resume to email@example.com. EOE. Excellent benefits package.
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